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Q.Umbrella plant is oozing sticky substance

Zone 6 | dilly added on June 14, 2012 | Answered

Umbrella plant is oozing sticky substance. Tiny brown spots underneath? Mites?

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Answered on June 15, 2012

Not mites. It sounds more like it could be scale. Neem oil will help with these pests (including mites). Here is more info: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/scale-bug-how-to-control-plant-scale.htm

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